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by Thirsch
October 27th, 2010, 2:29 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Sipping Liquids While Recording
Replies: 7
Views: 1979

NO Tea! NO coffee! NO soda! Read: NO caffeine! It causes constriction of blood vessels that is counter-productive for what you are trying to accomplish. And alcohol provides a false sense of security. Also - - - NO ice-cold water! Cold water “freezes the pipes” (read: negatively affects physical voi...
by Thirsch
October 21st, 2010, 4:30 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Navigating the forum
Replies: 5
Views: 1077

Because I'm finding the forum interesting and sometimes I have a lot of time on my hands. So I log on and cruise through the forum looking for threads that look like they might be interesting. Sometime I even offer a response to a question even though it's quite old. I did that yesterday and renewed...
by Thirsch
October 21st, 2010, 1:32 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Navigating the forum
Replies: 5
Views: 1077

Navigating the forum

Is there a possibility of modifying these forums to provide a "search" functionality that would at least allow a reader to jump to a particular page within the forum? For example, from what I'm seeing if I want to jump to page 17 in this forum I am required labor through one page at a time until I g...
by Thirsch
October 21st, 2010, 1:28 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Professional Narrators
Replies: 13
Views: 2535

Jeanette Try going to http://www.harlanhogan.com Harlan is a professional voice over artist of considerable stature within the industry. On his web site you will find an excellent bibliography of books and publications that will answer just about any question you can imagine about entering and succe...
by Thirsch
October 20th, 2010, 3:43 pm
Forum: Need Help? Got Advice?
Topic: Breathtaking sentences
Replies: 7
Views: 1238

:D As we say in the States - - - "Go for it." I hope many others find it helpful. I'm sure Beeber will also agree.
by Thirsch
October 20th, 2010, 3:08 pm
Forum: Need Help? Got Advice?
Topic: Breathtaking sentences
Replies: 7
Views: 1238

Beeber’s response is right on the money :D If I may, allow me to take it even a bit further. When one studies the differences between verbal and written communication in the English language, it becomes clear that we speak primarily in declarative statements ending in periods, exclamation marks, and...
by Thirsch
October 18th, 2010, 2:15 pm
Forum: Need Help? Got Advice?
Topic: MP3 audio equalizer?
Replies: 6
Views: 785

Try this link: http://wiki.librivox.org/index.php/Questions_and_Answers

Not sure if that particular page will answer your question. But the link will take you to the WIKI where a lot of techy recording stuff resides. It's great reference info.
by Thirsch
October 18th, 2010, 11:29 am
Forum: New Here? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Greetings from Chi-town!
Replies: 2
Views: 410

Welcome, Debolee As a former Illinoisian and budding voice talent also, I echo your feelings. I'm about half way through my initial VO training/coaching and I'm amazed at all the new knowledge and techniques that I have already been exposed to . . . not to mention the time commitments. Have fun with...
by Thirsch
October 17th, 2010, 6:44 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [MYSTERY] The Ashiel Mystery by Mrs. Charles Bryce-neb
Replies: 169
Views: 8420

Thanks, Carolin :lol:

I'll get to work. I have a feeling the chapters for this book are going to go fast. I'm looking forward to listening to the whole thing, myself. I'll probably put in a claim for some more too :wink:
by Thirsch
October 14th, 2010, 5:23 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [MYSTERY] The Ashiel Mystery by Mrs. Charles Bryce-neb
Replies: 169
Views: 8420

Carolin

I like to keep things simple ;-) just use my name: Tom Hirsch

My VO web site is www.VoiceofTampa.com which is currently still under construction.
by Thirsch
October 14th, 2010, 5:18 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [MYSTERY] The Ashiel Mystery by Mrs. Charles Bryce-neb
Replies: 169
Views: 8420

Carolin

Thanks :-)

You can find my test recording at: http://upload.librivox.org/share/uploads/tests/LibriVox%201-Minute%20Test.mp3

[link edited by admin to remove the blanks]
by Thirsch
October 14th, 2010, 5:16 am
Forum: New Here? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hi from beautiful, sunny Tampa, Florida
Replies: 5
Views: 573

by Thirsch
October 14th, 2010, 5:11 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [MYSTERY] The Ashiel Mystery by Mrs. Charles Bryce-neb
Replies: 169
Views: 8420

Thanks, Carolin

Should you want to listen to my test recording it can be found at:

http://upload.librivox.org/share/uploads/tests/LibriVox 1-Minute Test.mp3
by Thirsch
October 13th, 2010, 2:18 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [MYSTERY] The Ashiel Mystery by Mrs. Charles Bryce-neb
Replies: 169
Views: 8420

Here's a question: Can you provide a phonetic spelling of "Ashiel" to facilitate some consistency of pronunciation?

Thanks